Thursday 17 August 1989
It was Thursday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Lil B and Farah Abdullah.
In that special week of August people in US were listening to Right Here Waiting by Richard Marx.
In UK Swing The Mood by Jive Bunny & The Mastermixers was in the top 5 hits.
Uncle Buck, directed by John Hughes, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1989
while Polar Star by Martin Cruz Smith was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Interceptor.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Austerlitz or Conflict.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Or have a look at the whole 1989.
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Which were the important events of 17 August 1989 ?
- Rastafarianism - celebration of the birth of Marcus Garvey
- Roman Empire - Portunalia in honor of Portunes
- Lil B: Rapper.
- Farah Abdullah: Turkish actress.
- Elena Hight: American snowboarder.
- Frederick Lau: German actor.
- Orioles shortstop Cal Ripken moves into 3rd place (1,208th cons game)
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1989 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
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CD and DVD Birthday Cards
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